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Factsheets

Benefits for disabled children and their families - a checklist

This factsheet covers the benefits that families with disabled children may be entitled to.

Disabled young people

This factsheet looks at benefit choices for disabled young people aged 16-19 who live at home.

Benefit choices when a disabled young person lives at home and is still in education

This factsheet is a flowchart providing basic information about when young people aged 16 to 19 with a disability or health problem can claim employment and support allowance; and when their parent(s) can continue to receive benefit for them.

Care leavers and benefits: giving good advice

Produced in conjunction with the Scottish Throughcare and Aftercare Forum, this factsheet explains the special benefit rules affecting some young care leavers and young people in 'continuing care'.